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2009 Mercedes-Benz C vs. 2010 Honda Jazz

To start off, 2010 Honda Jazz is newer by 1 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 2009 Mercedes-Benz C. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 2009 Mercedes-Benz C would be higher. At 2,996 cc, 2009 Mercedes-Benz C is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2009 Mercedes-Benz C (228 HP) has 151 more horse power than 2010 Honda Jazz. (77 HP). In normal driving conditions, 2009 Mercedes-Benz C should accelerate faster than 2010 Honda Jazz. With that said, vehicle weight also plays an important factor in acceleration. 2009 Mercedes-Benz C weights approximately 644 kg more than 2010 Honda Jazz. So despite on having greater horse power, its additional weight may have an impact towards its acceleration in comparison.

Because 2009 Mercedes-Benz C is rear wheel drive (RWD), it offers better handling in dry conditions; in addition, if you are looking to drift, it will be much easier to do with 2009 Mercedes-Benz C. However, in wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2010 Honda Jazz, being front wheel drive (FWD), will offer much better control with better grip. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, 2009 Mercedes-Benz C (300 Nm) has 190 more torque (in Nm) than 2010 Honda Jazz. (110 Nm). This means 2009 Mercedes-Benz C will have an easier job in driving up hills or pulling heavy equipment than 2010 Honda Jazz.

Compare all specifications:

2009 Mercedes-Benz C 2010 Honda Jazz
Make Mercedes-Benz Honda
Model C Jazz
Year Released 2009 2010
Body Type Station Wagon Hatchback
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2996 cc 1245 cc
Horse Power 228 HP 77 HP
Torque 300 Nm 110 Nm
Engine Bore Size 88 mm 73 mm
Engine Stroke Size 82.1 mm 80 mm
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline - Premium
Top Speed 242 km/hour 170 km/hour
Acceleration 0-100mph 7.5 seconds 13.4 seconds
Drive Type Rear Front
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Number of Seats 5 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 5 doors 5 doors
Vehicle Weight 1692 kg 1048 kg
Vehicle Length 4600 mm 3840 mm
Vehicle Width 1470 mm 1680 mm
Vehicle Height 1780 mm 1530 mm
Wheelbase Size 2770 mm 2460 mm
Fuel Consumption Overall 9.4 L/100km 5.5 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 66 L 42 L


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